Somerset Guild of Spinners, Weavers and Dyers

Fleece Fair 2020

Fleece Fair 2020 

The Fleece Fair took place on Saturday 19th September 2020 

Mandy and her team worked hard to produce a very good display.  It has been requested that the details of sellers are kept on the website.  The quality of the fleece was super and the prices are very competitive.

All enquiries to Mandy Stead

Tel.  0146030237  

Email: Steadnet@aol.com


Unique Gotland/polled Dorset shearling fleece   SOLD

Beautiful and unique, Poll Dorset x Gotland shearling fleeces. Sooo soft. Has the Gotland shine and length and the  Poll Dorset colour and bounce. Looks lovely when washed.  Can post at buyers cost. £15 each.

If interested please contact –  emmakingston76@icloud.com

 

 

 

 

 


Gotland Fleece

Variety of Gotland fleeces. All have been well skirted so the fleece you get it uniformed in quality and fingers crossed no waste. All have been washed in hot water, but some lanolin left in and still in their ringlets. Happy to post at buyers cost.

Weights and prices as follows

Tufties Upto 8” long            1kg @ £20

            750g@ £15

            400g@£10

Heidi Upto 5” long

              500g@£10

              250g@£5

6” mix 35g @£2



4” Ewe washed fleece

Hillary 1.3kg@£10

 

Heidi 1.1kg@£10

Ideal for felting or seconds for spinning

Winter cut 4” long £2

165g £2

50g £1

200g £2

If interested please contact –  emmakingston76@icloud.com


David and Lyn Prouse  Romney Fleece

White                   £10.00
Coloured  grey    £12.00
 
Will have some lambs. As yet unshorn,  so more details to follow
 
Russian       £10.00 . Fine fibre, French origin 
 
    Or phone    01288341311

Jacob and Zwartbles

Jacobs    mix of colour        £10.00
Zwartbles dark brown          £12.00
         Half Zwartbles               £6.00
 
Also
 
Jacob rovings  . Mill prepared  white 100g   £3.00
                                                       Grey   100g   £3.00
 
Contact Mandy Stead

Tel.  0146030237  

Email: Steadnet@aol.com


Alpaca Roving

Mid brown, beige and a mix or fawn/beige/rose grey alpaca roving  £3.50 per 50g plus post and packing or collect from me.

 Lorna Conway

email – lornajconway@msn.com


 Shetland Fleece

Shetland fleeces of many colours, sizes and staple length available.  
Prices between £6. And £12 
 
If interested please make direct contact. 
Jean Ayres   Email: info@bramblecot.com.
Tel. 01308897770
 

Portland fleeces 

Jo Stover (contact of Norma Sanders) Portland fleeces for £8.00
Collection from her,  or posted if necessary.
If interested please contact –

Julie Bailey fleeces

2020 Oxford fleeces £8 

                                     

 

 

 

 

2020 Suffolk fleeces £8   

                                                  or two fleece either Oxford or Suffolk or one of each £15                           

 

   

 

 

Gotland x Oxford Fleece £ 9     

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There are a few Oxford and Suffolk 2019 fleeces, all dry and kept aired for £5 each 
 
 Can post at buyers cost or collected from Pilton
 
Contact details:
07733301432
 
payment:
 Cash, Bank transfer, paypal, card on the day 

Poll Dorset fleeces

Beautiful bouncy near white.  Good uniform quality. Have been very well skirted.



Click and collect

Unwashed  whole fleeces 2kg or more ,£10



Unwashed fleece under 2kg £15 including p&p



Washed (but will need washing again once processed) £10 per kg can post at buyers cost



Also first wash, washed white alpaca

£2/100g plus p&p

 
 Emma Kingston <emmakingston76@icloud.com>

Alpaca Fleeces and Yarns

Fawn , white and some baby black alpaca fleece for sale –  £4,00 per 100g. 
 A variety of natural and hand dyed yarns for sale.
 
For details  or to reserve or order please contact Jean Field
Phone. 07710227280

White Wensleydale fleece.

Long and curly staple
 
Whole fleece £25.00
Half    fleece £12.50
400g in bag  £5.00
200g in bag  £2.50  
 
For details, or to reserve or buy
Please contact Mandy stead
Phone: 0146030237

Mohair Fleece and locks

£10 per 500g of unwashed sorted mohair
 
 
 
 
 
 
£2 per 10g, colours as shown. 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Contact by email or text message – 
07712064611.

Soay Fleece

Fleeces from the Paintmoor Flock of Soay Sheep

 

Eight brown fleeces and one light coloured fleece available

Weight range between 100g and 650g, prices from £1.10 to £8.50

Please contact Diane Colthorpe for more information

Email: dcolthorpe@yahoo.co.uk

 

 


Merino  cross fleeces for sale

Merino crossed with Exmoor Horn (2/3or 1/2 Merino) or some Merino x Romney.  No prices available.

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Shetland fleece

8 Shetland fleeces  £6. to be selected, collected from Wincanton area.

Contact Linda.forester@btinternet.com 

mobile number : 07749 899094


Emma Kingston fleeces

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Fleece Fair 2020

 

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Contact Emma at emmakingston76@icloud.


Tracey Bartlett

Tracey is a textile and felt artist specialising in handcrafted wearables, items for the home, and kits you can use to have a go yourself! All her work is created using combinations of felt and embroidery techniques, resulting in unique pieces of art.

She sources her raw materials locally, prepares and dyes them ready for use.

At this years Somerset Guild of Spinners, Weavers and Dyers Guild Fleece fair. Tracey will have a selection of her Wet Felting kits, Needle felting kits and tools, Hand dyed wool roving, knitting yarn, wool and Mohair locks, and other hand dyed fibres. Also hand carded and blended batts and rolags, natural coloured wool locks, As well as drop spindle kits.

www.feltsewsomerset.co.uk

www.Facebook.com/feltsewsomerset

tracey.bartlett63@outlook.com